Doug Fister warmed up Thursday evening at Petco Park, was ready to take the mound for the bottom of the first inning against the Padres.
GAME IN A NUTSHELL: In a nutshell? It stunk. There's no other way to describe it from the Nationals' perspective.
GAME IN A NUTSHELL: If the season's first two games are a sign of things to come, the Nationals are going to be playing a bunch of low-scoring, tight affairs this month.
Our Nationals Insider Mark Zuckerman discusses the big questions the Nationals might answer at the Winter Meetings.